| Mar 4, 2015
To reach the Sweet 16, make the Final Four and hoist a national championship trophy, a college basketball team must discover its inner Madison Bumgarner. The task: Perform at peak level against elite opposition on darn little rest.
Such are the NCAA...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 10:22 PM
1 p.m. Basketball: ACC women’s first round: Wake Forest vs. Boston College.--CSN
1 p.m. Exhibition baseball: Philadelphia at N.Y. Yankees.--MLB Net.
2 p.m. Soccer: Women’s Algarve Cup: U.S. vs. Norway (in Portugal).--FS1
| Feb 15, 2015
| 3:00 PM
The usual quantity wasn’t there for UCF leading scorer B.J. Taylor, but even on a sub-par day, he delivered quality with a game-winning layup to knock off Houston 56-54 Sunday.
It was just Taylor’s second field goal of the game when he...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 12:36 PM
For a long time, Staphon Blair believed dunks were the only way he should score baskets.
The 6-foot-9 UCF basketball forward built such a reputation for his entertaining, high flying slams that Blair’s former Fort Lauderdale Dillard High School...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 10:19 AM
Spring football practice is in full swing for some schools across the country with others getting back to the gridiron over the next month.
The Orlando Sentinel is taking a look at some of the key storylines for the Group of 5 conferences like the...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 4:55 PM
NEW ORLEANS — After UConn dispatched Houston last week by 59 points at the XL Center, Geno Auriemma was asked whether he could remember what it was like hanging out on the wrong side of the scoreline.
Normally quick-witted, Auriemma thought for...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 5:23 PM
STORRS — National champions are people, too. Geno Auriemma knows the players on his nine title-winning teams naturally love to feel special. And what helps make them feel really nice is thinking their former coach believes they were the best and...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 3:23 PM
TULSA, Okla. — The Tulsa Shock is the name of the local WNBA franchise. If you are familiar with UConn, it absolutely was not an apt description of what resulted once the college game in this town Saturday tipped off at the Reynolds Center.
| Feb 19, 2015
| 11:52 PM
8:30 a.m. Highlights: North Carolina basketball, then Rutgers at 9.--MASN
9 a.m. Football: NFL combine (RBs, QBs and WRs).--NFL Net.
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable channel 47 and Verizon FiOs 17 in Newport News and nnpstv....
| Feb 19, 2015
| 9:16 AM
What’s goin on? UConn has released its 2015 schedule per athletic communications…
UConn Athletic Communications – February 19, 2015 – 2015 UConn Football Schedule Announced
STORRS, Conn. – The 2015 University of...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 4:04 PM
HARTFORD — UConn's Gabby Williams has been a three-time selection as American Athletic Conference freshman of the week. And on Feb. 9 as the Huskies prepared to play undefeated South Carolina in the game of the year at Gampel Pavilion, she was...